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Microsoft’s Surface Business Achieves a New Milestone

Microsoft Surface is reasonably popular in the U.S. — but can it truly take on the PC market? Ashraf Eassa (TMFChipFool) Oct 13, 2018 at 1:00PM Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) released its first Surface product, known as the Surface RT, in October 2012. Shortly thereafter, in early 2013, the company introduced the Surface Pro — a higher-end hybrid laptop and tablet that ran the full version of Windows (rather than the restricted version found on the Surface RT).While the Surface RT wasn’t particularly successful — in the fourth quarter of its fiscal year 2013, the company suffered a......


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Don’t Click “Check for Updates” Unless You Want Unstable Windows 10 Updates

CHRIS HOFFMAN  @chrisbhoffman OCTOBER 13TH, 2018 As Microsoft revealed, only people who clicked “Check for Updates” got bitten by Windows 10’s file deletion bug. When you click the “Check for Updates” button, Microsoft gives you updates early, skipping a normal part of the testing process. “We Encourage You Not to Click ‘Check for Updates’” Don’t take our word for it. Here’s how Microsoft defended its performance after Windows 10’s October 2018 Update was found deleting some people’s files: We intentionally start each feature update rollout slowly, closely monitoring feedback before offering the update more broadly. In......